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U.S. falling behind in university research

October 29, 2019

Innovation Academy

Once a leader in research-driven innovation, the United States has dropped its position compared to other countries in university research funding, according to a new report by the Information Technology Innovation Foundation (ITIF).

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How to launch innovation in schools

October 23, 2019

Innovation starters

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Microsoft have joined forces to empower educators to become change leaders, with the course ‘Launching Innovation in Schools’.

Impact 2019

October 23, 2019

Events

October sees the return of Impact 2019, the conference designed for corporate innovation, strategy and R&D leaders. Over two days – 23rd and 24th October – in San Francisco (USA), innovation leaders from some of the world’s largest companies will share their learnings and advice. Attendees will also learn about metrics, governance, working with business units, personal […]

banking industry buildings lagging in digital transformation

Banking industry lagging in digital transformation

October 17, 2019

Latest Reports

Traditional banks are facing fierce competition from technology companies and fintech startups as their digital transformation and innovation efforts fall short, says the recent ‘Innovation in Retail Banking’ report.

Web Summit takes place in Lisbon in November

Tech lovers, assemble! Countdown to Web Summit begins

October 8, 2019

Events

For the fourth consecutive year, the city of Lisbon is gearing up to receive the Web Summit, the “best technology conference on the planet”, this autumn. The world’s largest tech fair will return to the Portuguese capital from the 4th to the 7th of November.

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The 7 steps to new product development

October 2, 2019

Practitioners' Guide

With companies like Nike reporting record high shares driven by new product development, it sheds a light on the importance of product innovation for organisations striving to stay competitive in business. Follow these 7 steps to new product development.

“How AI could revolutionise healthcare”

October 1, 2019

Advanced Learning

by Adam Crawford – Digital Marketing Consultant at CRAMS

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The innovation manager’s summer reading list

August 2, 2019

Selected Books

August is often that month when you finally have time to pick up a book. If you need inspiration, we’ve gathered the latest reads for innovation managers. From hiring tips to scaling innovation, Big Tech concerns to the power of crazy ideas, these books are bound to provide plenty of food for thought this summer.

International Conference on SΜΕs, Entrepreneurship and Innovation

July 29, 2019

Events

The 16th Annual International Conference on SΜΕs, Entrepreneurship and Innovation: Management – Marketing – Economic – Social Aspects brings together academics and researchers of all areas of Business, Economics, Management, Marketing, Accounting, Finance, Human Resources, MIS and Law, Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Technology and Industrial Dynamic. It is organised by the Center for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (CSME), in Athens this […]

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Global innovation: the rise of middle-income countries

July 23, 2019

Latest Reports

While high-income countries still lead the way when it comes to innovation, there has been something of a shift in the global innovation landscape, with middle-income economies climbing up the ranks, according to the Global Innovation Index 2019.